David Orgel

Executive Director, Content & User Engagement, Supermarket News

David Orgel is executive director, content & user engagement, of Supermarket News (SN) and its website, SupermarketNews.com. Orgel delivers his opinions on industry trends through a bi-weekly column in Supermarket News. He has previously held editorial positions with other publications covering the business of retailing, including those focused on membership warehouse clubs, outlet stores, and department and specialty stores. He is a board member of the industry’s anti-hunger organization Food for All and a member of the Editorial Committee of American Business Media.

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Mar 02, 2015

Playing offense with online shopping

There are lots of ways to approach online shopping, even if you’re just a one-store retailer, and you shouldn't let fear get in your way....More
Feb 02, 2015

Independents dig deeper for differentiation strategies

Timed to coincide with the NGA Show in Las Vegas, SN has unveiled two research pieces that shed light on how independents approach differentiation....More
Jan 05, 2015

SN takes deeper dive in 2015

A year ago, SN unveiled new content plans to keep pace with the fast-changing food distribution industry. For 2015 we’re taking an even deeper dive....More
Dec 15, 2014

Top 2014 searches targeted hot topics

What were readers searching for on SN’s website in 2014? They were seeking more information about companies in transition and trends and topics in....More
Nov 17, 2014

Millennials drive food trends despite lag in spending

Millennials are becoming known for something very different than underperforming. Their influence is bursting out all across the industry, even....More
Nov 03, 2014

Supermarkets are ‘dead,’ long live supermarkets

If all your market knowledge came from the general media, you’d already have concluded supermarkets are goners. While these "death" proclamations....More
Oct 20, 2014

Click-and-collect gaining more curb appeal

Click-and-collect, the online grocery strategy that requires customer pickup of merchandise at store curbside or elsewhere, is on a faster track....More
Sep 29, 2014

Natural products: Six steps to supermarket big leagues

Natural products suppliers are vying to introduce new items to supermarkets, but often they don’t understand how this retail channel really works....More
Sep 08, 2014

The final word on Market Basket’s meltdown

We need to capture the best takeaways and create something positive for the entire industry from this unprecedented Market Basket saga....More
Aug 22, 2014

A curtain rises on new idea-sharing platform

SN just launched a new online idea-sharing platform called IdeaXchange, which it serves up thoughtful, conversational content from industry experts....More
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